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akaBot won “Best Digital Product” at the 2020 Make in Viet Nam Award

Joining the line-up of Vietnamese top digital platforms and products in 2020, akaBot once again proved to be a strong representative of Vietnamese technologies in the global markets.

The ‘2020 Make in Viet Nam’ top technology platforms range across various industries, including AI, digital transformation solutions to education and healthcare.

On Decmeber 23, the Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC), in collaboration with the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI), awarded the Digital Product of the year. After four months since its first announcement, the award has attracted over 239 applications. After careful consideration, 50 products were selected across all five categories to proceed onto the finale.

Mr. Bui Dinh Giap, akaBot's founder, receiving the award from the Minister of the MIC

FPT Software’s digital transformation platform akaBot has beaten several tough competitors from Viettel and VNPT to claim the ‘Best Digital Product’ award. akaBot was developed in 2018, using robots that can imitate human actions to complete everyday’s repeated tasks on the computer, such as typing and clicking, with OCR (Optical Character Recognition), Chatbot, Voice and AI integration.

During the COVID-19 pandemic, akaBot has helped both domestic and global clients save HR costs, maintain business continuity and prepare for the recovery phase post-pandemic. In December 2020, akaBot was listed in Gartner Peer Insights, alongside twenty other established RPA providers, namely UiPath, Automation Anywhere and Blue Prism.

Also recognized at the Make in Viet Nam awards are digital solutions from OneATS, Base.vn, vnEdu 4.0 and AI Smart Warning.

According to Dr. Mai Liem Truc, former Permanent Deputy Minister of the Posts and Telecommunications Institute of Technology (PTIT), Vietnamese solution-providers are definitely capable of being applied in global markets.

Venturing overseas at the moment will make Vietnamese businesses get on the same wave-length with global enterprises. Making this move will demonstrate how pro-active, ambitious and confident we are.

Dr. Mai Liem Truc, former Deputy Minister of the PTIT

akaBot is the pioneering RPA platform from FPT Software. We are currently providing comprehensive RPA solutions for clients in 10+ countries, across 08 domains such as Banking & Finances, Retails, IT Services, Manufacturing, etc. akaBot is acknowledged globally by Software Reviews, Gartner Peer Insights and won several distinguished business-tech awards, namely the prestigious Stevie Award.